M.Phil. Stream

Course Requirements

  • Lecture Courses 
    Each M.Phil. student is required to complete at least 4 graduate courses with a total of 12 units, subject to the approval of his/her supervisor and the Division Head. Undergraduate courses (Coded 4000 or below) cannot be used to fulfil this requirement.
  • Thesis Research Courses 
    Each M.Phil. student must register for the relevant Thesis Research Course in every term throughout his/her study period.
  • Other courses or requirements 
    Each M.Phil. student must complete the seminar courses in his/her first year of study. In addition, each M.Phil. student is required to give an oral presentation on his/her research progress each year before his/her Thesis Advisory Committee and submit a written research report during his/her normative period of study.
  • Thesis and Oral Defence
    Each M.Phil. student is required to submit a thesis and pass the oral defence of the thesis for graduation.